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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1034092
Description: The mass media has a fundamental role to sustain an informed citizenry as a prerequisite for democratic politics. It is, therefore, vital that an evidence-based approach is used when reporting on clim ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/333425
Description: As a consequence of recent increased awareness of the social and political dimensions of climate, many non-specialists discover a need for information about the variety of available climate models. A ... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/211586
Description: 1 page(s)
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269511
Description: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the globally-recognised reference body for climate-related research, describes warming of the climate system as 'unequivocal'. The changing climat ... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269514
Description: 38 page(s)
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/264417
Description: 1 page(s)
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/283204
Description: The Earth system is a complex adaptive system, characterised by non-linear change and with significant capacity for surprise. In times of systemic crisis, such as dangerous anthropogenic climate chang ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/211861
Description: Current insurer responses to anthropogenic climate change are generally adaptive and weakly mitigative rather than strongly mitigative. In this chapter, we argue successful insurance system adaptation ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/168842
Description: Local governments have recognized the need to adapt to climate extremes. Decision-makers at this level thus require a guide to decide on adaptation actions under an unsure future. This chapter explore ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/195869
Description: The future climate is just one component of a larger, complex system including people and their practices as well as the physical and bio-geochemical aspects of the Earth. This chapter places our futu ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/165904
Description: The study of climate today seems to be dominated by global warming, but these predictions of climatic models must be placed in their geological, paleo-climatic, and astronomical context to create a co ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/195841
Description: This paper presents the case for improved interdisciplinarity in climate research in the context of assessing and discussing the caution required when utilizing some types of historical climate data. ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/172396
Description: Climate adaptation is uniquely linked to location, making it predominantly a local government and community responsibility. Despite the obligation to act, local governments are hindered by the absence ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 160400 Human Geography
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/162235
Description: 10 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/195867
Description: The world’s climate is changing: it has always changed and always will. Intense public discussions on this topic and especially on the policy implications in terms of human activities are testimony to ... More